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milieu

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  1. the circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded <young, innovative artists thrive in the freewheeling milieu that a big city offers> Synonyms ambient, atmosphere, climate, clime, context, contexture, environs, medium, environment, mise-en-scène, setting, surround, surroundings, terrainRelated Words location, place, position, space; backdrop, background; element; situation, status; geography, habitat; microenvironment


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